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Alternative Sewer Systems Fd-12, 2e

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Publisher Comments:

Everything You'll Need to Know About Pressure, Vacuum, and Effluent Collection Systems

Alternative Sewer Systems, Manual of Practice FD-12 is a complete primer on the various systems that can be used to replace expensive gravity systems presently used in small and large communities. This brand-new edition provides a general overview of collection systems and then elaborates on the design, performance, and management of three specific types: pressure, vacuum, and effluent.

Updated to include the most current technology in the field, Alternative Sewer Systems, Manual of Practice FD-12 offers a frank, detailed look at the advantages and disadvantages of alternative systems. It provides the interfacing requirements for discharge to conventional sewers, as well as issues concerning grinder-pumps and piping.

Alternative Sewer Systems, Manual of Practice FD-12 provides:

  • Pros and cons of using alternative collection
  • Discharge interface requirements
  • Grinder-pump needs
  • Piping requirements
  • SI as primary units and U.S. as secondary

This comprehensive guide covers:

  • Pressure Sewer Systems
  • Vacuum Sewer Systems
  • Effluent Sewer Systems, including Septic Tank Effluent Pumping (STEP) and Septic Tank Effluent Gravity (STEG) systems

Book News Annotation:

This primer reviews the advantages and disadvantages of various systems that can be used to replace expensive gravity sewer systems currently being used in small and large communities. It provides a general overview of collection systems and elaborates on the design, performance, and management of three specific types: pressure, vacuum, and effluent. Aimed at both practicing engineers and planners, the material is written to be accessible to local officials who make decisions about infrastructure investments. This second edition is updated to include the most current technology in the field. The book is co-published with McGraw-Hill. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

The Water Environment Federation is a not-forprofittechnical and educational organization whose members worktowards the WEF vision of preservation and enhancement of globalwater environment.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071591225
Author:
Water Environment Federation
Publisher:
Irwin/McGraw-Hill
Manufactured by:
Water, Environment Federation
Manufactured:
Water, Environment Federation
Author:
Water, Environment Federation
Subject:
Environmental
Subject:
Environmental - General
Subject:
WEF press, alternative methods, wastewater, collection systems
Subject:
Sewerage
Subject:
Design and construction
Subject:
Sewerage -- Design and construction.
Subject:
Science Reference-Technology
Copyright:
Series:
Wef Manual of Practice
Series Volume:
FD-1
Publication Date:
April 2008
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
308
Dimensions:
9.16x7.68x1.04 in. 1.69 lbs.

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